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Buxom vs. Voluptuous

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  • Buxom (adjective)

    Pliant, tractable (to) (i.e. easily moved or bent, morally).

  • Buxom (adjective)

    Submissive, humble, meek (as subsense of 4).

  • Buxom (adjective)

    Gracious, indulgent, favourable; obliging, amiable, courteous, affable, kindly (as subsense of 1).

  • Buxom (adjective)

    With infinitive: Easily moved, prone, ready (as subsense of 1).

  • Buxom (adjective)

    Flexible, pliant (arising from sense 1).

  • Buxom (adjective)

    Blithe, gladsome, bright, lively, gay (attested after 1).

  • Buxom (adjective)

    Cheerful, happy (possibly as subsense of 6).

  • Buxom (adjective)

    Full of health, vigour, and good temper; well-favoured, plump and comely, 'jolly', comfortable-looking (in person). (arising from sense 6).

  • Buxom (adjective)

    Having a full, voluptuous figure, especially possessing large breasts (as subsense of 8).

  • Voluptuous (adjective)

    Suggestive of or characterized by full, generous, pleasurable sensation.

    "The plentiful blankets and the voluptuous pillows of the bed called out to my tired body."

  • Voluptuous (adjective)

    Curvaceous and sexually attractive.

    "The low neckline of her bodice emphasised her plump, voluptuous figure."

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  • Buxom (adjective)

    Yielding; pliable or compliant; ready to obey; obedient; tractable; docile; meek; humble.

  • Buxom (adjective)

    Having the characteristics of health, vigor, and comeliness, combined with a gay, lively manner; stout and rosy; jolly; frolicsome.

  • Buxom (adjective)

    having a pronounced womanly shape.

  • Voluptuous (adjective)

    Full of delight or pleasure, especially that of the senses; ministering to sensuous or sensual gratification; exciting sensual desires; luxurious; sensual.

  • Voluptuous (adjective)

    Given to the enjoyments of luxury and pleasure; indulging to excess in sensual gratifications.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Buxom (adjective)

    (of a woman's body) having a large bosom and pleasing curves;

    "Hollywood seems full of curvaceous blondes"

    "a curvy young woman in a tight dress"

  • Buxom (adjective)

    euphemisms for slightly fat;

    "a generation ago...buxom actresses were popular"

    "chubby babies"

    "pleasingly plump"

  • Voluptuous (adjective)

    having strong sexual appeal;

    "juicy barmaids"

    "a red-hot mama"

    "a voluptuous woman"

  • Voluptuous (adjective)

    (of a woman's body) having a large bosom and pleasing curves;

    "Hollywood seems full of curvaceous blondes"

    "a curvy young woman in a tight dress"

  • Voluptuous (adjective)

    furnishing gratification of the senses;

    "an epicurean banquet"

    "enjoyed a luxurious suite with a crystal chandelier and thick oriental rugs"

    "Lucullus spent the remainder of his days in voluptuous magnificence"

    "a chinchilla robe of sybaritic lavishness"

Princeton's WordNet

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